Michelin's recommendations for Bavaria
Munich and its beer gardens
The Bavarian capital is not only famous for its Beer Festival but also for its countless “Biergärten”, shaded beer gardens where the Müncheners come to down a glass of cool beer and sample regional specialties.
Exploring Bavaria’s castles
Ludwig II of Bavaria was a solitary dreamer, little interested in affairs of state who devoted his brief reign to edifying extravagant projects in the shape of ever grander and more luxurious castles. Neuschwanstein, Linderhof and Herrenchiemsee, three palaces he built during his lifetime, bear witness to both the ambition and the eccentricity that characterised this “fairy tale king”.